30 de abril de 2013

Continuous tenses (to be + ing form): Past continuous



To go ing form: going

Afirmative

Sujeito + to be (past tense) + going

I, he, she, it was going
You, we, they were going

Negative

Sujeito + to be (past tense) + not + going

I, he, she, it was not going
You, we, they were not going

Question

To be (past tense) + sujeito + going

Was I, he, she, it going?
Were you, we, they going

a) Descreve uma ação que estava ocorrendo no passado, quando outra ação passada aconteceu.

I was dreaming when you woke me up (past continuous + simple past).
Eu estaba sonhando quando você me acordou.

b).Ações passadas que estavam ocorrendo simultanemente.

While his poor wife was doing the dishes, he was watching TV.
Enquanto sua pobre esposa estaba lavando a louça, ele estava assistindo à TV.

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